Browsing All Posts filed under »Legislative Branch«

An Impeachment Farce

January 17, 2021 by

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DOUGLAS ANDREWS   ~ Nancy Pelosi and her fellow Democrats may have got what they wanted, but they’ve further divided the country and made impeachment meaningless. We’ve said it before, but it bears repeating: The Left destroys everything it touches. It’s true. You name it, and, as Dennis Prager astutely observes, the Left has likely ruined it: […]

Amid Chaos, Our Resilient Republic Endures

January 8, 2021 by

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By Kay C. James (President of The Heritage Foundation) ~ Like many Americans, I watched in disbelief Wednesday as an angry mob stormed our U.S. Capitol. As members of Congress gathered to certify the electoral votes of the presidential election, a band of criminals decided to take matters into their own hands. As this horrible […]

Effort To Win Georgia Senate Races By Bringing In Out-Of-Staters To Vote Is Illegal

November 17, 2020 by

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By Hans von Spakovsky ~ Celebrities and politicians urging people to visit Georgia and falsely claim residency for the sole purpose of voting in two critical U.S. Senate runoff elections Jan. 5 are advocating criminal actions and should be ashamed of themselves. This call for voter fraud should be rejected. The Georgia runoff elections are extraordinarily important […]

Pelosi’s Post-Election Plot

October 2, 2020 by

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The House speaker knows state delegations may well determine the outcome.  ~ Gary Bauer · ~ Speaker Nancy Pelosi sent a letter to her caucus over the weekend. She warned of the possibility that the results of the presidential election could be seriously contested and that the Electoral College may not be able to determine […]

‘We’re Not Closing Our Eyes’: Senate Panel Seeks Documents In Biden-Ukraine Investigation

March 9, 2020 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ A Senate committee is poised to issue a subpoena for documents as part of an investigation of the Ukrainian dealings of former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden. The subpoena by the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee almost certainly will move forward, as a spokeswoman for […]

Liberal WashPost Reporter Slams Beto O’Rourke’s Hubris, Like An Angry Democrat

August 17, 2019 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ Sorry but running for the U.S. Senate is just not good enough for me. On Thursday, presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke attempted to reboot his failing campaign with a major speech in which he rabidly attacked President Donald Trump but may have ended up shooting himself in the boot. That is the […]

Coast Guard Birthday

August 4, 2019 by

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On Aug. 4, 1790, the U.S. Coast Guard was created by Congress. Happy Birthday and Semper Paratus! ~ Publius  ~    On Aug. 4, 1790, the U.S. Coast Guard was created by Congress, which authorized Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton to build a small fleet of 10 cutters to protect the coast. As the Coast Guard […]

Sneaks and Sneakers

July 17, 2019 by

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Burt Prelutsky  ~    Partly I was amused, mainly I was disgusted, when I heard Democrats dismiss President Trump’s call for a citizenship question to be included on the census as constituting a purely political stunt. The fact is, the only really consequential question on the form is who within our borders is here legally. […]

Troop Bill Off Base for Trump, GOP

July 15, 2019 by

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Plus Bonus! 2 more articles: · Trump Judges Hit a Home Run in the Ninth · Will Religious Freedom Survive In Syria?  ~ Tony Perkins ~    These days, there aren’t a lot of things Congress does on time. That’s what makes the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) so unique. For 58 straight years – […]

Video: Crenshaw on AOC’s ‘Bolder Lies’

July 6, 2019 by

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She slams U.S. Customs and Border Protection over border facilities. He reacts.  ~ Media Editors  ~    “She’s getting bolder with her lies on this,” Crenshaw began. “People like AOC are operating off of a false premise and deliberately designed to misinform the American people for her own political ends. Remember, first there was no […]

Put Troops on the Border and Shut It Down

June 8, 2019 by

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We’re enduring a wholesale invasion of our nation that could top one million this year. ~ Arnold Ahlert  ~    “We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence…” —preamble, U.S. Constitution “The President shall be Commander in Chief of […]

Americans Have No Trust in Congress

May 25, 2019 by

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Trump calls Pelosi’s impeachment bluff, authorizing declassification of intel documents.  ~ Thomas Gallatin  ~    The latest Gallup poll finds that 77% of Americans disapprove of the job Congress is doing. The RealClearPolitics average of all the latest polling isn’t much better, as it finds Congress’s disapproval rating at 69.2% overall, with a positive approval […]

The Border Policy Debacle — Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste

April 4, 2019 by

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Democrats will hold the line, seeing the crisis on the border as a political opening to loosen immigration policy and grow their voter constituency pipeline.  ~ Mark Alexander   ~      “The bosom of America is open to receive not only the Opulent and respectable Stranger, but the oppressed and persecuted of all Nations and Religions; […]

Senate Rude Awakening For Green New Dreamers

April 3, 2019 by

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By Larry Bell ~ The terrifyingly naïve socialist Green New Deal (GND) proposed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez offers the best example I can think of why 16-year-olds shouldn’t be given the right to vote. It’s not so much that I fear that Congress would actually succeed in enacting legislation to replace all fossil energy with windmills […]

Democrats Refuse To Vote For Green New Deal They Endorsed

March 27, 2019 by

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By Rachel del Guidice ~ The Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected Democrats’ so-called Green New Deal, touted to reduce greenhouse gas emissions as a way of combating climate change. The vote was 57-0 against proceeding to debate, with 42 Democrats and one independent voting “present.” Among other things, the Green New Deal would require significant […]

The House Impeachment Subterfuge to Obstruct MAGA

March 7, 2019 by

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Democrats’ “Hate Trump” Phase 2 plan — the impeachment obstruction of the MAGA agenda — is now underway.  ~ Mark Alexander   ~    “I suppose, indeed, that in public life, a man whose political principles have any decided character and who has energy enough to give them effect must always expect to encounter political hostility […]

Demos Hate the Effectiveness of Border Barriers

January 31, 2019 by

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Patriots, I am out with national board obligations this week. Standing in is Byron York, with a great piece on “barrier deniers.” Additionally, every day we jury the best of the web’s conservative columnists. Don’t miss them on The Patriot Post’s Right Opinion page — and as always, without being assaulted by advertising clutter. Semper Vigilans Fortis Paratus […]

What Patriotic Service Looks Like

January 8, 2019 by

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Reps. Jim Baird, Brian Mast, and Dan Crenshaw know the cost of the oaths “to support and defend.” By Nate Jackson  ~   In the above photo, Rep. Brian Mast (R-FL) (center) welcomes new “All American” wounded combat veterans — Rep. Jim Baird (R-IN) (left) and Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) (right) — on their first day […]

Trump Insiders, Come Out of the Shadows

January 7, 2019 by

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America needs candor. The president’s supporters won’t be convinced by anonymous testimony. Peggy Noonan   ~   Editor’s note: This piece was penned on Dec. 27, 2018. My most central hopes for 2019 involve, as yours likely do, peace at home and abroad. But I also hope very particularly for personal testimony from those who know […]

Day One

January 6, 2019 by

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By Gary Bauer   ~   Thursday was a big day in Washington. As newly elected members of Congress were sworn in, control of the House of Representatives flipped from Republican to Democrat. While this is usually a run-of-the-mill process, a lot of things happened Thursday that should concern anyone who cherishes American values and who was […]

Cartoons

December 27, 2018 by

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Churchill and Carlson

December 26, 2018 by

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By  Burt Prelutsky   ~     I’ve had Elizabeth Warren on my mind lately because she is said to be questioning her chances of garnering her party’s presidential nomination in 2020 because of the controversy over her ludicrous claim to be a Cherokee. She feels it has wrecked her chances of obtaining the support of minorities. […]

Ninth Circuit Rules Against Trump Ending DACA

November 13, 2018 by

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Obama’s unconstitutional “Dreamers” order will now head to the Supreme Court. By   Political Editors  ~     On Thursday, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that President Donald Trump’s decision to end Barack Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) was illegal. In its ruling, the court rejected Trump’s correct argument that DACA was […]

Vote Shenanigans in FL, While AZ Still Counting

November 10, 2018 by

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Democrats are working overtime to snag a couple of Senate seats from Republicans. By Thomas Gallatin  ~   A legal fight is brewing in Florida as Democrats seek to upend theRepublican Senate win, while evidently Arizona still uses the Pony Express for transporting ballots, as a final vote total may still be days away. When the Florida […]